- Apr 10, 2020
Catholic organizations have shifted their focus and have practically become their own little media outlets.
While so many are becoming neo-prophets of doom and gloom, and as hearts sink beneath the weight of fear and anxiety, Christian believers – now more than ever – are summoned to speak and proclaim glad tidings and words of joyful hope to their neighbors.
Each of us had our own plans for Lent. Whatever they might have been, however planned or not, the pandemic has changed everything.
This past week the Catholic Church in South Carolina suffered the loss of one of its younger priests, Father Marcin Zahuta, 42, who sacrificed the opportunity of playing professional soccer in Poland to enter the seminary and come to the United States as a missionary.
In a new book, former British atheist-turned-Catholic author Sally Read takes people back to the essentials of the faith, exploring the importance of staying open and having a personal relationship with God amid the pressures of a highly divided and often skeptical society.
The Sermon on the Mount cannot be separated from the trenches of life, with all its mire and muck. It is meant for human experience and points us to the realities of life.